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16-year-old charged over Blackbird Leys stabbing

The boy, who we can’t name for legal reasons, is due in court today.

Thames Valley Police has now charged a teenager from Oxford with one count of Section 18 wounding with intent.

It’s in connection with a stabbing in Samphire Road on Tuesday afternoon.

The victim, a 14-year-old boy, remains in hospital in a stable condition.

Officers stepped up patrols in the Coltsfoot Square and Samphire Road areas following the stabbing.

Two 16-year-old boys and a 15-year-old boy, all from Oxford, were questioned on suspicion of attempted murder and have now been released on police bail until 13 July.

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